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Table 3 Richness and Shannon diversity estimates of intestinal microbiota

From: Deficiency of Gankyrin in the small intestine is associated with augmented colitis accompanied by altered bacterial composition of intestinal microbiota

Part DSS Mice n Observed amount of OTUs Shannon diversity
     Mean Max Min Mean Max Min
Caecum GKf/f 3 1286.0 1392.1 1124.0 6.60 6.93 6.40
+ GKf/f 5 833.4* 1031.9 630.1 5.91 6.60 5.23
Villin-Cre;GKf/f 3 1277.7 1354.4 1161.5 6.50 6.97 5.63
+ Villin-Cre;GKf/f 6 830.2* 914.0 685.3 5.70 6.36 5.16
Rectum GKf/f 3 1123.2 1412.6 905.5 6.33 6.80 5.83
+ GKf/f 6 870.7* 904.8 811.9 6.04 6.36 5.66
Villin-Cre;GKf/f 3 1261.8 1332.8 1188.6 7.09 7.99 6.52
+ Villin-Cre;GKf/f 6 801.2* 1031.0 673.8 5.77* 6.31 4.63
  1. *indicates a statistically significant difference (two sample t-test with 10,000 Monte Carlo permutations and adjustment of P-values by Holm’s method; P < 0.05)